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I don’t have a problem with Easter Trading and I’m a Christian

By | 2017-04-11T10:37:46+00:00 April 11th, 2017|Categories: Manukau Courier Column, Opinion, Peter Mihaere|

[This article was written for the Manukau Courier and published 10 April 2017 - link] [Image Credit: tva.co.nz] I never had a problem back in the day when we decided Sunday trading became legal, and I don't have a problem with Easter trading, on any of the days. For me to say otherwise would be hypocritical. I have [...]

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Please Don’t Confuse Sunday Trading With The Sabbath

By | 2016-08-25T10:21:53+00:00 August 24th, 2016|Categories: Opinion, Peter Mihaere, Rant of the Day, Thinking|

This week has seen the resurrection of an old debate. Should we change the law in respect to Easter trading? This week MPs vote on a bill before Parliament to move the decision of trading to local government, thereby allowing for trading on Easter Sunday. The usual voices are out with their torches and pitchforks claiming [...]

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